Jacobs Cost Engineer in Navi Mumbai, India

Cost Engineer


Soft Skills - Excellent Communications, managing multiple stakeholders, leveraging & Influencing skills.

Minimum 8 years or more, well versed with Cost Engineering (CE) / Project Controls (PC) practices & processes for Oil & Gas Industry (Upstream, Downstream, Integrated gas, deep water etc.).

Lead or contribute in defining appropriate cost management structures for Projects and Portfolios. Roll-out the emerging Shell standard tools and processes, as appropriate for each project's ORP stage.

On behalf of the business; contribute to setting direction for the Project Controls/Cost Engg tools and associated reporting environment, providing the business with; selection advice, user training and functional support for these tools.

Collaborate with IM/IT or future Cloud Service providers for delivering required Project Controls/Cost Engg systems performance and stability and for providing agreed levels of technical support.

Contribute to delivering future enhancements to the Project Controls/Cost Engineering systems, maintain tools training packages, engage regularly with Principal Technical experts / discipline networks /nominated focal points and support definition of CE related functional improvement initiatives for evergreening of tools.

Provide requisite functional support to the Cost Engineering Community (assets and projects) including; onboarding teams with tools, training and advice on data quality/standards, reporting and analysis, interface with SAP. Provide day-to-day support on Cost Engineering Process and/or tools including problem analysis and resolution.

Maintain close-working relationships with other partners such as; Tacit, Finance and third-party service providers for delivery of PS Functional Support activities, maintain consistency and experienced in virtual working environment.


Any Engineering degree is a must. With minimum 5 years of cost estimation experience in Refinery/petrochemical/chemical/Fertilizer plants

Knowledge to understand Plot plan, PFDs, P & IDs of the project Scope defined

knowledge in MS office package especially Excel, MS word package & Power point

Required to work with the project team and coordinate with engineering disciplines at times

Understand project scope in terms of Green field/ Brown field/Revamp/De-bottlenecking plants

Good understanding on Jacobs work Procedures and standard cost estimation practices.

Attend Cost Estimate Review meetings

Cost estimate updating after review meetings before submit to Client

Primary Location India-India Countrywide-Navi Mumbai

Req ID: ECR0000SF